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Unity, the $6.3 billion startup that quietly powers some of the biggest video games in the world, is reportedly ramping up for an IPO as soon as this year

The software startup behind Unity, one of the world’s most widely-used game creation suites, is planning to go public this fall, according to a new Bloomberg report. The San Francisco-based software company makes a software suite that has been used to create major games, including “Cuphead” and “Pokémon Go.” Unity […]
Unity, the $6.3 billion startup that quietly powers some of the biggest video games in the world, is reportedly ramping up for an IPO as soon as this year
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The stunningly detailed re-creation of Notre-Dame Cathedral in an ‘Assassin’s Creed’ game could help with the rebuilding efforts. Here’s what it looks like up close.

A fire ravaged the iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday. French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to rebuild the 800-year-old landmark. French game publisher Ubisoft, the company behind “Assassin’s Creed Unity,” could be an unlikely source of help: The game contains a lavishly detailed, historically accurate depiction of Notre-Dame […]
The stunningly detailed re-creation of Notre-Dame Cathedral in an ‘Assassin’s Creed’ game could help with the rebuilding efforts. Here’s what it looks like up close.
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The 26 most valuable private tech companies in the US

Juul, Airbnb, and the We Company are among some of the most valuable private startups in the US. Major VC investments in the past year have shaken up the list, with video gaming and cryptocurrency startups entering the rankings. Using data from PitchBook, we’ve compiled a list of the 26 […]
The 26 most valuable private tech companies in the US